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Jan 12, 2011 7:00pm PST
kan met with u.s. defense secretary robert gates in tokyo. they agreed to continue working together to bring stability to east asia, including north korea. before the meeting kan told gates he is determined to deepen the japan-u.s. alliance. kan added that he is looking forward to expressing the sentiment to u.s. president barack obama when they meet in the spring. gates agreed with kan. he said sustaining strong relations between the two countries is important amid the unstable situation in the region. prior to the talks with kan gates met with foreign minister seiji maehara and defense minister toshimi kitazawa. >>> u.s. president barack obama has mourned the victims of the shooting rampage in arizona. six people died, and a congresswoman was left in critical condition. obama spoke at a memorial service in tucson on wednesday. >> we mourn with you for the fallen. we join you in your grief. and we add our faith to yours that representative gabrielle giffords and the other living victims of this tragedy will pull through. [ cheers and applause ] rather than pointing fingers or assignin
Jan 15, 2011 7:00pm EST
but is u.s. debt out of control? president obama has bought to reassure american workers their recovery is on course. some wonder whether the markets are too relaxed about the u.s. government debt. whether they can get it under control. >> absent any action, the jet -- debt to gdp ratio will be rising. >> we hear from one economist who argues america could be a second division socialist state. >> two of britain's leading people bring a rare audience to us. >> this is very important at the same time. >> asked to name the biggest threat hanging over the global economy and most people would think of a crisis in the euro zone, but some see a larger cloud that could make the bailout of portugal make up -- look like loose change. >> president obama when to a factory to talk about creating jobs. new figures showed the economy is not creating enough of them. they have been good at creating federal debt. this is what the head of the central bank had to say about the long-term threat at that they covering -- government borrowing this money. >> we have done little to address this critical
Jan 7, 2011 9:00pm PST
] >> welcome to great decisions, where americans make tough choices on u.s. foreign policy. i'm ralph begleiter. this week we ask, "should the u.s. give up on haiti?" to help answer this question we'll be joined by great decision participants in dallas and by our experts: ray walser, a senior policy analyst at the heritage foundation and michael shifter, president of the inter-american dialogue. thanks to both of you for being with us on great decisions. right to the top question, "should the united states give up on haiti?" ray. >> the question, i think, is posed in a moral sense, "should the u.s. do a particular, make a particular decision regarding haiti?" i don't think that is the way the question should be posed. "will the u.s. give up on haiti?" and i'm afraid that the answer may be that the u.s. over time, will tend to give up on haiti because the problems that it faces there and the reconstruction process dealg with an impoverished country with low levels of human capital and financial capital, given its tendency to move towards political division, ah, the insecurities there a
Jan 23, 2011 11:00am EST
an afghan law that taxes contractors there some we'll talk to two experts. >>> but first, the u.s.-china summit appears to have been a success. the two agreed to expand links and general cooperation but will an increasingly assertive people's liberation army buy into that plan? and what happens if washington sells weapons to taiwan? here are two leading china watchers, drew thompson, and phil saunders of the national defense university. guys, welcome to the show. drew, let me start off to get each of your takes and i'll start with you, drew. what did this summit accomplish? >> i think most importantly the summit met everybody's expectations. the chinese got the pomp and circumstance and imagery. >> hu got his state dinner. >> he was treated with all the same respect that we've accorded to india, for example, so i think that helped him stand up on the world stage and show his people back home that he's the leader that he purports to be, and there were some deliverables. there were some good outcomes to the joint statement, the reaffirm mages that military ties should be healthy, st
Jan 18, 2011 7:00pm PST
meet with u.s. president become barack on wednesday. the focus of the meeting will be on whether the two nations can narrow their differences in areas such as appreciation of the chinese yuan and security issues. he was welcomed by vice president joe biden at an airport outside washington on tuesday afternoon. this is the chinese president's first official visit to the u.s. in five years. the two presidents are expected to discuss the value of the chinese currency and ways to handle tensions on the korean peninsula. the united states is calling for the appreciation of the yuan against other currency. hu has indicated that it's time to change the international financial order centered on the u.s. dollar and this may also be discussed during the summit. relations between the u.s. and china have been tense since january last year when the obama administration decided to sell weapons to taiwan. china apparently wants to demonstrate to the international community that through the visit ties have improved with the u.s. hu will also visit obama's hometown of chicago. >>> a u.s. media su
Jan 21, 2011 4:00am EST
appearance. blair's expected to answer questions about his correspondents with then-u.s. president george w. bush. >>> u.s. is downplaying expectations ahead of talking to try to stop iran's nuclear program. iran and six other countries will hold a meeting in istanbul today. don't expect any breakthroughs. it's just constructive progress. >>> meanwhile 125 alleged mobsters have been arrested in the u.s. in one of the largest sweeps against the mafia in fbi history. authorities say it's an important step in tackling the criminal organization known as la cosa nostra. those are the headlines. i'm zain verjee. "world business today" starts now. >>> good morning from cnn london i'm matt foster. >> and a very good afternoon from cnn hong kong. i'm andrew stevens. welcome to "world business today." >> the top stories on friday, january the 21st. and back to the future a management reshovel at google larry page retake to take the reigns as ceo. >>> china's president calls for increased economic cooperation on a visit to capitol hill. but lawmakers give him a less than warm welcome. >>> and
Jan 10, 2011 7:00pm PST
>>> welcome to nhk world "newsline." u.s. president barack obama led a moment of silence for the six people who died in a shooting rampage in it tucson, arizona. >>> we are speaking directly to our sense of loss but also speaking to our hopes for the future. and how out of this tragedy we can come together as a stronger nation. >>> the president, first lady michelle obama, and his staff gather on the white house south lawn on monday to take part in the vigil. [ bell tolling ] arizona residents also observed a moment of silence. they gathered with investigators at the site of the shooting. the incident on saturday left six dead and 14 injured, including congresswoman gabrielle giffords. she remains in critical condition from a gunshot to the head. among the dead are a federal judge and a 9-year-old girl. at the elementary school where christina taylor green attended, students and teachers put up messages of sympathy. she was born on the day of the september 11th terrorist attacks. the fbi is investigating the suspect, jared loughner, who opened fire at a gathering for giffords. th
Jan 3, 2011 12:00am EST
for policy studies following and former united nations journalist discusses u.s. influence in the international body and the status of the war in iraq and afghanistan her work on u.s. foreign policy since 9/11 include before and after challenging in high gear and ending the iraq war. in your >> host: phyllis bennis coming in your first book from 1990u stones to state what you'vew right being partisan does not allow one to feel and honesty, to fail to tell the truth but it does mean choosing the story that one will tell >> host: what's your objective in your writings? >> guest: you know, ever since i began doing writing which i first started writing for radio, i was writing radio commentaries first, i felt like it was part of political organizing. i never felt like i was writing a book for history, or i was writing an essay for the poet in us all. i appreciate the writing for history, i appreciate poetry, but for me it was always very practical. it was because it was a story that needed to be told. it was an analysis that i thought would help mobilize people to change the world, us
Jan 4, 2011 7:00pm PST
in tokyo. >>> the minutes of a u.s. federal reserve meeting show that policy makers agreed to maintain additional credit-easing measures amid a persistently high jobless rate. the fed's move raised criticism that it may lead to higher long-term interest rates, which could delay the recovery of the housing market. critics also said further monetary easing may also cause more inflation than necessary. but the minutes from the december 14th meeting, released on tuesday, showed that the agreement was reached as risks outweigh the possibility that u.s. economic recovery could pick up its pace due to rising consumer spending. the risks include a worsening of the housing market due to continued high employment. state and city governments may cut spending or raise taxes due to deteriorating fiscal health. and the european debt problem may also negatively impact the u.s. economy. the minutes add that u.s. long-term interest rates rose due to an improving economic outlook and because the fed's additional easing fell below some market expectations. >>> here in japan leading department st
Jan 18, 2011 11:00pm EST
2005, in my addresses to the national committee on u.s.-china relations in the parking petition, there are factors which one make it possible for our two countries to form communities of interest in multiple areas and that different levels in such communities will not be easily broken a. the fact, as i mentioned, are as follows. in an era of globalization, our interest there's so deeply intertwined that we need each other. the rest of nontraditional security threats has left to a new security concept based on cooperation among major countries. the national community has come to understand that there is necessity for joint efforts to address personal hot button issues and maintain national peace and security, increasing contacts between the chinese and the american people close together. and i still believe this is true and i believe that the development has proven this fact. for example, we have seen further developments of chinese american student studying each other's countries. i would like to take this of interest in the next decade. first, i look for china's development and second
Jan 3, 2011 7:00pm PST
defense minister, toshima kitazawa, will hold talks with his south korean and u.s. counterparts next week. these are part of efforts to strengthen defense cooperation between the three nations. the talks come amid growing concern that east asia is becoming more volatile. kitazawa will visit seoul next monday for two days of discussions with south korean defense minister kim kwan jin. kim took office last month. the two defense ministers will exchange opinions on heightening tensions on the korean peninsula in the aftermath of the north korean shelling of a south korean island in november. they will also strengthen a plan for periodic reciprocal visits by the top japanese and south korean defense officials. kitazawa will meet u.s. defense secretary robert gates in tokyo on thursday of next week. they will discuss how japan and the u.s. can cooperate on the korean peninsula issues. china stepping up activity in the east china sea including waters near japan will also be a focus of the talks. >>> south korean president, lee myung-bak, says he will step up security following north korea's she
Jan 10, 2011 7:00pm PST
could spread. suzanne pratt takes a look at what europe's woes could mean for u.s. stocks this year. >> remember what >> reporter: remember what europe's debt crisis did to u.s. stocks last year? well, those worries are back. at issue now is whether the weak economies of portugal, italy and spain can successfully sell billions of dollars in bonds later this week. it is the first such auction this year. a rough reception will raise new questions about whether europe is doing enough to stop the crisis, which began last year with greece. global market strategist stu schweitzer says wealthier european countries such as germany and france need to step up. >> the question is at what point will the rest of europe bail out these troubled countries and how much market distress and disarray will have to occur before they decide to go ahead and do so. that disarry could spell trouble for u.s. stocks, which have rallied nicely since september. experts say it will become increasingly difficult for american investors to ignore europe's sovereign debt crisis. >> volatility is likely to increase si
Jan 19, 2011 8:00pm EST
the chinese president speaking to the u.s.-china business counsel. that's at 12:30 p.m. eastern here on c-span2. you're watching public affairs programming created by america's tv companies offered as a public service. we'll take your calls covering president hu jintao's day here including tonight's dinner toasts, the first of a nearly week long visit to the u.s.. in about an hour and a half, the joint news conference with president obama and president hu, that's followed by a house foreign affairs committee on relations between the u.s. and china. >> a live view from the north lawn of the white house. we're inside, president obama hosting a state dinner, the third of his presidency. the guest of honor is hu jintao, president of china. guests include chinese americans, cabinet members, and a number of entertainers. they greeted president hu at the north entrance and then went to a reception on the top floor of the white house. this caps a day of ceremony and protocol in business relations between the u.s. and china. tomorrow, hu jintao travels to capitol hill to meet with congression
Jan 22, 2011 7:00pm EST
each other, the police, and even the army. now, the u.s. military has begun training mexican troops to fight the cartels. should america get more involved in the growing unrest just over its southern border? joining me to discuss this topic are andrew selee, director of the mexico institute at the woodrow wilson center and adjunct professor of government at johns hopkins university; arturo alvarado mendoza, a fellow at the national endowment for democracy and professor of sociology at el colegio de mexico; and armand peschard of the center for strategic and international studies and ceo of a consulting firm for companies doing business in mexico. the topic this week--are drug cartels taking over mexico? this is "ideas in action." >> funding for "ideas in action" is provided by "investor's business daily." every stock market cycle is led by america's never-ending stream of innovative new companies and inventions. "investor's business daily" helps investors find these new leaders as they emerge. more information is available at >> every day, nearly a billion dollars' wo
Jan 30, 2011 6:00am EST
people in the u.s. sympathiesers taking to the streets across the country and president obama gathers his security team. it is early and we're on it. from cnn center, this is cnn, january 30th. good morning, i'm randi kaye. >> and i'm jonathan mann. we would like to welcome our viewers worldwide to our coverage of egypt in crisis. >> let's get you caught up now on this fast-developing story. and this information just in to cnn. the u.s. state department is getting ready to fly american citizens out of egypt. flights will start tomorrow. more in a moment. what started as mostly peaceful protests have turned deadly in many cities across egypt. 31 people are daddy in alexandria. in cairo, several people killed in clashes between protesters and police at the central ministry building. we are also hearing reports of more than a dozen others being shot by officers at police stations outside of cairo. the police have become a symbol of the government's power and the target of protesters' anger. the police have seemingly abandoned the streets. >>> we are hearing reports of two deadly
Jan 13, 2011 7:00pm PST
expected to tell the u.s. whether it will reach a decision on whether or not to join the tpp by june. the u.s. is expected to say it will welcome japan's sxags explain negotiations already under way among nine countries including australia and singapore. the talks are likely to cover agricultural issues. japanese farmers oppose the liberalization of rice imports and the country has been restricting u.s. beef imports. japanese and u.s. officials also met at the u.s. energy department to discuss rare earth minerals. these are the first japan-u.s. working-level talks on the diversification of such resources. >>> china says it will allow some of its companies to make direct overseas investments in yuan. the chinese government apparently aims to promote the internationalization of its currency. the people's bank of china made the announcement on thursday night. according to the central bank, the new rules will take effect from this month. china began lifting its ban on the use of yuan overseas in 2009, when it allowed some companies to settle trade accounts in the currency. the new decision wi
Jan 21, 2011 6:30pm PST
u.s. economy. suzanne pratt reports. >> reporter: g.e. has long been considered a bellwether for the u.s. economy. that's because of its ginormous size and broad range of business-- everything from transportation to healthcare. today, g.e. reported its first increase in revenue in two years. analyst daniel holland expects g.e.'s recovery to accelerate. >> the company is getting much closer to firing on all cylinders. as we come through 2011 and going into 2012, you're really going to have g.e. performing the way that management would like it to see it performing and operating in the areas that g.e. considers core. >> reporter: that's good news for the u.s. economy and for those worrywarts still fretting about the pace of recovery. after all g.e.'s balance sheet is perking up because more company's are buying more of the things that g.e. sells. what better vote of confidence in the economy than some serious capital spending. >> that's really g.e.'s specialty is in big equipment, power generation equipment, healthcare equipment, engines things like that. and, so now we see more compani
Jan 30, 2011 4:00pm PST
to the u.s. and that's just the beginning. the "wall street journal report" begins right now. >> this is america's number one financial news program, "the wall street journal report." now maria bartiromo. >> here is a look at what is making news as we head into a new week on wall street. the u.s. economy picked up steam in the fourth quarter of last year, although not as much as analysts had expected. the gross domestic product, the broadest view of the strength and size of the american economy, rose 3.2% on an annualized basis. consumer spending was the strongest it has been in more than four years. for all of 2010, the economy grew at 2.9%, the biggest gain since 2005. the markets hit some big numbers this week. on wednesday, the dow touching the 12,000 mark for the first time since june of 2008. then on thursday, the s&p 500 hit 1300 for the first time since august of 2008. but on friday the markets came down. the federal reserve's open market committee met this week and left interest rates unchanged. it also said that the economic recovery was strengthening, and that it w
Jan 3, 2011 2:00am EST
was particularly true in the countries where troops had been mobilized, governments forced by the u.s. to join what was known as the coalition of the willing, places like london, , in mad kid, in barcelona. these were governments that were going to war with the u.s. and, of course, in the u.s. in new york at the foot of the united nations and also in san francisco there were millions of people. the guinness book of world records said that it was the largest protest ever held in the history of humanity on one day, and it was somewhere between 12 and 14 million people. and it was one of the most extraordinary things. i think by that time, peter, i think most of us who had been involved in organizing -- and it had been over just a six week period, it's been a very rapid decision at a global movement, a global meeting of the world social forum had decided we should all do a protest on february 15th. and lo and behold, it actually happened that way just six weeks later. i think most of us knew the war was going to happen anyway, but there was this scrap of hope somewhere that if there was
Jan 19, 2011 5:30pm PST
>> a rare mission, tschida's president visiting the u.s. and acknowledging allah us to be done for human-rights. china's president visiting the u.s. tunisia's interim president promises a break from the past and tries to calm protests in the capital. welcome to "bbc world news," broadcast on pbs in america and around the globe. coming up later, the un security council agrees to send 2000 more peacekeepers to ivory coast. countdown to a big de, 100 days from now prince william will mary kate middleton. choreographed visit, the unpredictability of a washington press conference has thrown up a surprising admission from the chinese leader. president hu jintao has obama said ca long way on the issue but he will continue to be candid with his visitor. most of the biggest economic powers have been talking trade and currency. >> two presidents, together they preside over a quarter of the world's population at one-third of the economy. they differ profoundly in their philosophy with government but -- >> we had an enormous stake in 9gfzç success. in an interconnected world and global econo
Jan 26, 2011 7:00am EST
now, "bbc world news." >> it wake-up call for america. barack obama tells his people the u.s. is losing its lead to competitors. a message many in congress don't want to hear. taking on the new global economy. >> to win the future we will have to take on challenges that have been decades in the making. we need to out-innovate, out- educate, and out-build the rest of the world. [applause] >> welcome to "gmt." i'm george alagiah with a world of news and opinion. also in the program -- waiting in the wings. truckloads of riot police in cairo ready to put down any repeat of yesterday's clashes which killed four people. president karzai finally opens the first session of afghanistan's parliament. what about the dispute over election fraud? it is midday in london, 2:00 in the afternoon in cairo and 7:00 a.m. in washington where politicians and pundits alike are digesting president barack obama's state of the union speech. even before he got to his feet, the occasion made its mark. for the first time anyone can remember, republicans and democrats sat side by side, a sign of solidarity a
Jan 19, 2011 9:00am EST
cooperation and push forward the positive, cooperative and comprehensive china/u.s. relationship for the 21st century. [speaking in native tongue] [speaking in native tongue] >> translator: over the past 32 years, since the establishment of diplomatic ties, the china/u.s. relationship has grown into one with strategic significance and global influence. since president obama took office with concerted efforts of the two sides, our cooperation has produced fruitful results and our relations have achieved new progress. this has brought real benefits to our two peoples and contributed greatly to world peace and development. [speaking in native tongue] [speaking in native tongue] [speaking in native tongue] >> translator: as we enter the second decade of the 21st century, the people of both china and the united states want to see further progress in our relations. and people around the globe want to see greater prosperity in the world. under the new circumstances, and in the face of new challenges, china and the united states share broad, common interests and important common responsibili
Jan 19, 2011 1:00pm EST
talk about human rights. we've heard some comments from president hu jintao. the u.s. and chinese presidents are scheduled to take, as i said, two questions each in the news conference. that's going to start moments from now. and this follows a busy morning of pomp and private meetings beginning on the south lawn of the white house. president hu got the full treatment in vivid contrast to the last u.s. visit in 2006 when something called state honors were not extended. now these two leaders quickly got down to business. business presumably was top of their agenda. the oval office doors had barely closed when we got word of a newly signed u.s. export deal or various deals worth $45 billion and more than 200,000 u.s. jobs. now as we speak, the presidents are wrapping up a meet with u.s. and chinese business leaders. major u.s. ceos, one of whom will join me live in the next hour to tell us what they talked about with the two presidents. tomorrow, president hu visits the only other u.s. city on his itinerary, chicago. mayor daley, as only mayor daley can, describes the visit as big,
Jan 8, 2011 9:00am EST
that was going on. and then trying to think what it would be like for u.s. soldiers. i never got that far with tryinm toys put myself into thatri position, but i but it was that sense of trying to look at other places in the world that i had never been andt thinking about what my government was doing, even the things -- especially the things i didn't like, how it was likely to be affecting them more thantm how it was going to affect me. >> host: well, let's get this ti question out of the way. does israel have a right to exist? >> guest: you know, it's a funny question. i don't think countries haveount rights like that. i don't think france has a right to exist. france exists. israel exists. israelis have rights. people have rights. israelis have rights,hts, palestinians have rights. i don't i think countries have rights. you know, if we look at our country, our country was founded on the basis of slavery and genocide and stealing otherople people's lands, or most of whomd we then wiped, now, does that mean we have arih right to exist? i don't see history that way. i
Jan 20, 2011 4:00am EST
>>> i'm zain vergee at cnn london. leaders of the u.s. and china have toasted each other, their nations and their people at the first u.s. state ziner for a state leader since 1997. barack obama pressed hu jintao on china's business rights record. the lawyer for former haitian dictator jean-claude duvalier says he's convinced his client will remain a free man. >>> authorities in brazil warn the flooding death toll could soar over 1,000 people. hundreds are still missing after days of floods and landslides in the state of rio de janeiro. rescuers still haven't been able to reach some hard-hit areas. >>> it looks as though the people of southern sudan have voted overwhelmingly for independence. final results are expected next month. those are the headlines, i'm zain vergee at cnn london. "world business today" starts now. >>> good morning, from cnn london, i'm max fofter. >> and a very good afternoon from cnn hong kong, i'm andrew stephens. you're watching "world business today." our top stories thursday, january 20th. accelerating into the unknown, china's economy races ahead for
Jan 30, 2011 4:00am EST
/close show today on u-s farm report... . >>> today on u.s. farm report, a record crowd of the top producer seminar, here's our round table experts weigh in on come oddity prices. heats up the baltz for acres and the top producer of the year is announced in chicago. u.s. farm report brought to you by chevy and their award winning cars, trucks and cross overs. >>> hello and welcome to u.s. farm report, i'm john phipps t. report crowd at the seminar included a larger number of younger farmers. from my perspective, much younger farmers. there was more interest in chinese corn and precision agriculture and much less in form topics. farm policy in the past could take up much of any meeting. one way to look at it is these young producers may simply have outgrown our old policy ideas. here's al pell. >> that can thank you, john and hello, everyone. global supplies can't keep pace with china's demand. hit -- that's more than double a year ago. growers are adding cotton acres this year. >> right now we're looking at the come -- commodity prices so we're very suitable for cotton so we're pro
Jan 11, 2011 7:00pm PST
agreement reached by japan and the u.s. last year. the two airlines said on tuesday their fares for round-trip flights between tokyo and los angeles will be set at about $830 from february. the fares they are each charging now are about $10 to $20 more. the two carriers will also change schedules from march 27th to cut waiting time for transfers to domestic flights in japan and the u.s. >> translator: we expect to expand the joint business in order to increase competitiveness and steadily renew our strength. >> we also believe our joint business will benefit the u.s. and japanese economies as well as the people of both countries through increased cultural and commercial exchange. >>> japan's largest mobile phone operator, ntt docomo, and major printing company dai nippon printing have started a joint e-book service on wednesday for users of smartphones and other tablet computers. the two had set up a giant company to provide the service. about 20,000 e-books including novels and comics will be available. they plan to boost the number to 100,000 titles by this spring. these e-books will be
Jan 19, 2011 12:00pm PST
>> charlie: welcome to our program. tonight the u.s.-china relationship and the context of a state visit by the president of china. first, the chinese perspective. and then two journalists and an academic. they look at the relationship and what we might expect from the meetings in washington. we conclude this evening with the conversation with garry trudeau, the creator of doonesbury. the chinese visit to the united states and garry trudeau when we continue. maybe you want school kids to have more exposure to the arts. maybe you want to provide meals for the needy. or maybe you want to help when the unexpected happens. whatever you want to do, members project from american express can help you take the first step. vote, volunteer, or donate for the causes you believe in at take charge of making a difference. additional funding provided by these funders: captioning sponsored by rose communications from our studios in new york city, this is charlie rose. >> charlie: hu jintao the president of china arrived in washington today for a very important four-day visit to
Jan 18, 2011 7:00am EST
republicans. we will have coverage on c- your thoughts this morning -- u.s.-china relations, good or bad? we will start with "usa today" and their story about this. host: on the docket for things to talk about between the two presidents -- this is from "usa today." north korea, iran host: given all of that, what do you think? u.s.-china relations? good or bad? we want to get your thoughts and comments on this question this morning. this is from the front page of "the washington times." this is a quote from a wisconsin firm. host: first phone call on this. mike, republican. go ahead. caller: the business relationship between u.s. and china is tedious at best. i am not one that would normally agree with the democrats, but i think these businesses need to get a better deal. the flip side of that argument is the military relationship and the fact that china is attempting to do essentially what the united states did it in the early 1940's, building their military industrial complex. china is doing that and it is doing that through the devaluation of their own currency, making king's ch
Jan 22, 2011 12:30pm PST
friendships, deepen cooperation and push forward with a positive, cooperative, and comprehensive china/u.s. relationship for the 21st century. >> china's president hu jintao and u.s. president barack obama convened this week in washington. the two leaders met for frank and friendly talks about outstanding matters of contention. >> this is our eighth meeting. together we've shown that the united states and china, when we cooperate, can receive substantial benefits. the positive, constructive, cooperative u.s./china relationship is good for the united states. >> the major disagreement is over chinese currency. the white house believes that the ren ming-be is overvalued making u.s. goods more expensive in china. some thing it is the big reason why u.s. unemployment is at 9.4%. lawmakers like new york democratic senator charles schumer insisted president obama tell president hu how frustrated americans are. >> we are fed up with your governments intransigents and currency manipulation. if you refuse to play by the same rules as etch else, we will force to you do so. >> the time for talk is ove
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